78 Total Quotes

Stockwell Day Quotes

The United States began life in a moment of time with a Declaration of Independence, and then proceeded to secure that new and distinct national existence by establishing a formal set of ground rules - a written constitution, which outlined the institutions of government of the new nation.
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#Independence

Tony Blair faced a massive defection from his own party ranks during voting around the intervention in Iraq. For our present purpose, the point is not that he survived the defection, but that he had to face it.
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#Canadian Politician #Iraq

It's what we voted for in Parliament. I'm pleased to see Parliament's will respected. I wish the Prime Minister would follow Mr. Pettigrew's example.
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#Parliament

Individuals have little opportunity to get elected to Parliament under the label of the government party... unless they are in good standing with the Prime Minister and pledged to be cooperative.
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#Canadian Politician #Government

The typical journalist's typical lead for the typical Canadian story nowadays is along this line: that Canadians are hard at work trying to gain a reputation as a nation of rapid social change.
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#Canadian Politician

This is a country founded by Conservatives such as John A. Macdonald and George-Etienne Cartier for the profoundly conservative purposes of preserving the British identity of English Canada and the Catholic identity of French Canada.
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#Conservative

If the Liberals' law is passed, will sex education in the schools, including elementary grades, include the same portrayals of sexual activity which presently exist in heterosexual instruction? Will there be the same presentation of homosexual activity? Of course there will.
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#Education #Canadian Politician

Time and time again, history has proved that the conservatives are right and the liberals are wrong.
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#Canadian Politician #History

Our two major parties are actually called the Liberal Party and the Conservative Party.
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#Canadian Politician #Conservative

Bishop Frederick Henry of Calgary is facing at least two official objections to his public statements along with expensive hearings before the Alberta Human Rights Commission for expressing his biblical views on same sex marriage.
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#Canadian Politician

I wish the government and the Minister of Justice would address these legal and constitutional arguments, but they refuse to. They want Canadians to go blindly into their brave new world, but it is not wise for a society to move blindly in any direction.
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#Canadian Politician

The fact of the matter is that there was no definitive plan to remove Canadians before Katrina hit and now there are Canadians stranded and fighting for their lives,
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#Canadians

After 30 years of Pearson-Trudeau-Mulroney economic liberalism, the federal Government discovered, by observing the provinces, that the fiscal conservatism of Mackenzie King and St. Laurent had been right all along.
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#Government

Canada is founded upon principles that recognize the supremacy of God and the rule of law.
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#Canadian Politician #Canada

The same undisciplined government spending and social engineering that has undermined our economy over the past 30 years has also been tearing at the social fabric of this land.
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#Canadian Politician #Economy

Commentators speak today of Republican domination of both Houses of Congress and the Presidency, but this is recent and exceptional - and it will presumably not last, as all parties will have to go back to the electorate, beginning with the House of Representatives in November 2006.
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#Congress

It is said that a neo-conservative is a liberal who has been mugged by reality.
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#Canadian Politician #Conservative

I believe in freedom of speech, but I believe we should also have the right to comment on freedom of speech.
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#Freedom #Canadian Politician

The rights and freedoms that citizens enjoy - give a little here; take a little there - are still the same as they were in the beginning.
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#Canadian Politician

Our history is that we can very aggressively, if necessary, and openly and democratically discuss our differences. We have a democratic history in which we come together and vote on these things.
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#Canadian Politician #History